Fedora 31: ghostscript FEDORA-2019-6cdb10aa59

    Date18 Nov 2019
    CategoryFedora
    120
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Security fix for CVE-2019-14869
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2019-6cdb10aa59
    2019-11-18 22:47:05.646421
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    Name        : ghostscript
    Product     : Fedora 31
    Version     : 9.27
    Release     : 2.fc31
    URL         : https://ghostscript.com/
    Summary     : Interpreter for PostScript language & PDF
    Description :
    This package provides useful conversion utilities based on Ghostscript software,
    for converting PS, PDF and other document formats between each other.
    
    Ghostscript is a suite of software providing an interpreter for Adobe Systems'
    PostScript (PS) and Portable Document Format (PDF) page description languages.
    Its primary purpose includes displaying (rasterization & rendering) and printing
    of document pages, as well as conversions between different document formats.
    
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    Update Information:
    
    Security fix for CVE-2019-14869
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    ChangeLog:
    
    * Thu Nov 14 2019 Zdenek Dohnal  - 9.27-2
    - 1772486 - ghostscript: -dSAFER escape in .charkeys (701841)
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    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #1768911 - CVE-2019-14869 ghostscript: -dSAFER escape in .charkeys (701841)
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1768911
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    This update can be installed with the "dnf" update program. Use
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    line. For more information, refer to the dnf documentation available at
    http://dnf.readthedocs.io/en/latest/command_ref.html#upgrade-command-label
    
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